150 years of Salesians

       The Don Bosco schools are celebrating the 150th anniversary of their foundation this year. Don Bosco branches are spread over 130 countries. These schools belong to a Catholic religious organization known as Salesians of Don Bosco. The phrase has already become familiar in the Khmer language as Sala Don Bosco, but it…

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Don Bosco Andaung Cheng

Report about the project of Andaung Cheng by Fr. John Visser, DBFC’s Country Representative Don Bosco Andaung Cheng is one of the two literacy centers of the DBFC in the city of Battambang. It was created to rescue the child workers of the Battambang brick factories who were working under very difficult conditions and out…

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The Rights of Children and Youth

The DBFC looks for the full enforce of the rights of children and youth in Cambodia, as it is established in the Convention of the Rights of the Child that was adopted by the General Assembly of the United Nations on 20 November 1989 (resolution 44/25).{footnote}The General Assembly, in its resolution 50/155 of 21 December…

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The Rights of Women

The DBFC is sensitive to the reality of suffering of several Cambodian women and girls by labor exploitation, abuse, violence and discrimination. Our centers of education are opened with special attention to girls in disadvantage. The attention to children through programs like the Don Bosco Children Fund, is a way to support several poor families,…

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